Martin Luther King Jr.
Martin Luther King Jr. & the Civil Rights Movement
to excerpts from two of Dr. King’s most famous
speeches. In the Web
Links Activity Log, record how you felt when
listening to Dr. King speak. What do you think
made Dr. King such an effective speaker? Share
your thoughts with a partner.
National Civil Rights Museum
The National Civil Rights Museum Web site provides a comprehensive history of the Civil Rights movement and the struggles and triumphs of African Americans. Find out more about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and other prominent figures in the Civil Rights movement. Then prepare and deliver a speech about King’s positive effect on American society.